Hindustani Music Classes in Bangalore - Sangeetsadhana
Hindustani classical music is essentially vocal-centric. The major vocal forms with Hindustani classical music are the khayal, Ghazal, dhrupad, dhammar, tarana and thumri. Dhrupad style of singing is traditionally performed by men with a tanpura and pakhawaj. The verses sung in Dhrupad are in a medieval kind of Hindi and ordinarily courageous in subject, or in approval for a particular god. A more adorned form is called dhamar. A more adorned form is called dhamar. The spot of dhrupad has been taken by somewhat less austere and more free-form khayal.